4 ounces Decatur Havarti cheese, cut into four slices (1 ounce each)
4 (1-inch thick) slices sourdough bread, toasted
4 lettuce leaves
1 to 2 large tomatoes, sliced
8 bacon strips, cooked and broken into pieces
Grease grill grate. Heat grill to medium.
Combine mayonnaise and garlic in small bowl. Cover and refrigerate
Season salmon with salt and pepper. Place salmon skin side down on
grate. Grill, covered, over medium heat or broil 4 inches from the heat
for 10-12 minutes or until salmon just flakes easily.
Top with havarti; cook, covered, for 1-2 minutes longer or until
cheese is melted.
Spread reserved mayonnaise mixture on bread slices.
Top with lettuce, tomatoes and salmon.
Sprinkle with bacon.
Yield: 4 servings
Havarti is a semi-soft, Danish-style cheese with a washed curd. It’s
mild, buttery and creamy with tiny, irregular eyes or holes. A wonderful
melting and table cheese — it pairs well with Riesling wine or a pilsner.
Recipe and photo credit (used with permission): Dairy Farmers of